Redshirt-sophomore John Brown scored a career-high 34 points and set the program record, going 14-for-14 from the free throw line, as the High Point University men’s basketball team beat Radford, 72-65, on Saturday at the Dedmon Center. Brown also had 12 rebounds, a career-high six assists and three blocks.
HPU basketball Saturday
Friday's local roundup
Officials made the decision Wednesday to postpone both High Point University-Charleston Southern basketball games scheduled for Thursday before both road teams were able to hit the road.
Due to the winter weather, these games have been moved to the weekend and early next week.
In baseball, the conventional wisdom is defense and pitching are necessary for success.
High Point University has the experienced defense and offense covered with a core group of position players, mostly in the infield.
On the week, the redshirt junior averaged a double-double of 21 points and 11.5 rebounds while shooting 66.7 percent from the floor. She also had five assists, four blocks and four steals in the two wins.
The High Point University men’s basketball team cut a seven-point deficit to two when Haiishen McIntyre hit a layup with 3.5 seconds to go but Gardner-Webb held on for an 80-76 win on Saturday at Paul Porter Arena in Boiling Springs.
Jerome Hill scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Gardner-Webb edged High Point 80-76 in Big South action on Saturday night.
The High Point University women’s basketball team extended its winning streak to seven games Saturday, but it didn’t come as easily as it appeared it might midway of the second half,
The High Point University women’s lacrosse team opened the 2014 season with an 11-6 victory over American University at Vert Stadium on Saturday. Senior attacker Mackenzie Carroll led the attack with a hat trick and senior Jasmine Jordan scored twice in the win.
Capsule look at Saturday's women's and men's HPU basketball games
Senior forward Stacia Robertson’s biggest contribution in High Point University’s 64-59 win over Campbell wasn’t her points-rebounds double-double in the eyes of Panthers coach DeUnna Hendrix.
Lyndsey Boswell can see why her High Point University women’s lacrosse team was picked to win the Big South Conference title by the league’s coaches recently.
Locked in the middle of a scrap for the lead the Big South, the High Point University women’s basketball could well get into a scrap tonight.